Dhanagere is a village situated in Kollegal taluka of Chamarajanagar district in Karnataka. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 530 families residing in the village Dhanagere. The total population of Dhanagere is 2,360 out of which 1,243 are males and 1,117 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Dhanagere is 899.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Dhanagere village is 204 which is 9% of the total population. There are 130 male children and 74 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Dhanagere is 569 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (899) of Dhanagere village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Dhanagere is 61.4%. Thus Dhanagere village has higher literacy rate compared to 55.4% of Chamarajanagar district. The male literacy rate is 69.45% and the female literacy rate is 52.73% in Dhanagere village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Dhanagere village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Dhanagere village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 24.7% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 41.2% of total population in Dhanagere village.
In Dhanagere village out of total population, 1,135 were engaged in work activities. 32% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 68% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,135 workers engaged in Main Work, 228 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 42 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Dhanagere village in Kollegal.